Harvard | Mr. Athlete Turned MBB Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Columbia | Mr. Old Indian Engineer
GRE 333, GPA 67%
Ross | Mr. Civil Rights Lawyer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.62
Stanford GSB | Mr. Co-Founder & Analytics Manager
GMAT 750, GPA 7.4 out of 10.0 - 4th in Class
Cornell Johnson | Ms. Environmental Sustainability
GMAT N/A, GPA 7.08
Chicago Booth | Ms. CS Engineer To Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.31
Chicago Booth | Mr. Private Equity To Ed-Tech
GRE 326, GPA 3.4
Cornell Johnson | Mr. Trucking
GMAT 640, GPA 3.82
Ross | Mr. Low GRE Not-For-Profit
GRE 316, GPA 74.04% First Division (No GPA)
Harvard | Mr. Marine Pilot
GMAT 750, GPA 3.98
Harvard | Mr. Climate
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Stanford GSB | Mr. Seeking Fellow Program
GMAT 760, GPA 3
Harvard | Mr. Army Intelligence Officer
GRE 334, GPA 3.97
Harvard | Ms. Data Analyst In Logistics
GRE 325, GPA 4
McCombs School of Business | Mr. Comeback Story
GRE 313, GPA 2.9
Cornell Johnson | Ms. Green Financing
GRE 325, GPA 3.82
Harvard | Mr. Gay Singaporean Strategy Consultant
GMAT 730, GPA 3.3
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Bangladeshi Data Scientist
GMAT 760, GPA 3.33
Ross | Ms. Packaging Manager
GMAT 730, GPA 3.47
Columbia | Mr. MD/MBA
GMAT 670, GPA 3.77
MIT Sloan | Mr. Marine Combat Arms Officer
GMAT 710, GPA 3.3
Ross | Mr. Automotive Compliance Professional
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
Darden | Mr. MBB Aspirant/Tech
GMAT 700, GPA 3.16
Kellogg | Mr. PM To Tech Co.
GMAT 720, GPA 3.2
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Chess Professional
GRE 317, GPA 8.7
Stanford GSB | Mr. Deferred Asian Entrepreneur
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Yale | Mr. IB To Strategy
GRE 321, GPA 3.6

Familiar Programs & Some Surprises In New Ranking Of Entrepreneurship MBAs

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PITCHBOOK’S BEST MBAS FOR FEMALE FOUNDERS

PitchBook’s ranking also measures top undergraduate and MBA programs for female entrepreneurs. The top three schools for female founders is the same as its overall ranking – Harvard, Stanford, Wharton. Columbia University rose from sixth best overall in last year’s rank to the fourth best this time around.

Harvard’s 343 female founders created 325 companies raising $17.9 billion in capital. The top funded companies were Grab ($10.1 billion), Rent The Runway ($491 million), Everly Health ($466 million), Nextdoor ($452 million), and Cloudflare ($404 million.)

Second-ranked Stanford has 218 female founders with 208 companies and $9.7 billion in raised capital. The top foreign school was INSEAD (No. 7) with 82 female founders, 77 companies and $972 million raised.

The chart below lists the five top companies for venture capital at PitchBook’s top 5 female founder MBA programs. It is followed by the full PitchBook ranking for female founders.

 

DON’T MISS: THE WORLD’S BEST MBA PROGRAMS FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN 2022 and THE STUDENT-FOUNDER’S DILEMMA: WHY THIS STARTUP CEO IS GETTING AN MBA

 

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